Professor Åsa Melhus represented One Health Sweden and was the key note speaker when the Nordic Council arranged a seminar at the European Parliament 25th of April 2018. The title of the meeting was "Solutions to Antimicrobial resistance - the way forward from a nordic perspective". This meeting was a continuation of the successful lobbying work that started in 2015. One Health Sweden has played an active role in this iniative.
Professor Lotta Berg, who is a member of the steering committee of One Health Sweden, has been awarded by the World Veterinary Association for her exemplary work in protecting and promoting Animal Welfare.
Read press realease here.
Read news article from Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences here.
The One Health journal Infection Ecology and Epidemiology invites you to contribute your research to a special issue of 'Tick borne infections and birds'.
For this special issue, accepted papers will be benefit from a 60% Article Publishing Charge (APC) discount.
The submission deadline is September 10, 2018, but papers will be published on an ongoing basis.
The latest One Health Sweden pub was held 21st of May at Kåbo Pizzeria, Uppsala.
- Stefan Bertilsson, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, “Decoding and understanding complex microbial systems around and within us”
- Johan Dicksved, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, “The microbial ecosystem within us and its role for health”
Chair of One Health Sweden Josef Järhult opening the research pub:
Opportunity to participate in a unique One Health Study Tour with a focus on the Arctic!
The report from EFSA and ECDC highlights some emerging issues and confirms antimicrobial resistance as one of the biggest threats to public health, mainly by reducing the effectiveness of treatment options.